What Happened on December 1, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Musée d'Orsay opens in Paris

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "Only Love Remains"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Deaths

  • Horace Heidt, orchestra leader (Swift Show Wagon), dies at 85
  • Robert L "Bobby" Layne, football player (Detroit Lions), dies at 59
  • [Irving] Lee Dorsey, American Pop and R&B singer ( "Working in the Coal Mine"), dies at 61